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Immerse yourself in a fascinating fusion of high and low-brow art as you explore the creative depths of one of New Zealand’s most eccentric art collections set in the country’s Coolest Little Capital with QT Wellington.

QT Wellington is both a backdrop and an active muse. This hotel is where those in the know come to create and hunt for a taste of the avant-garde, all while indulging in their most creative selves. 

Art, design, curiosities and a dash of the absurd – QT Wellington


The art

The hotel is also listed on Yahoo's list of Ten of the Best Hotels with Magnificent Artwork of the World.

The hotel boasts over 160 original artworks from local and national artists, that have been curated by the hotel's ambassador and previous owner, Chris Parkin. QT Wellington will reinvent your stay in the Coolest Little Capital in the world. Wall art rotates as new collections are infused into the space and our carefully curated glass display cabinets housing intricate collections of oddities are placed and replaced allowing those with a keen eye for detail so be constantly invigorated by fresh artistic flair. 


Hippopotamus Restaurant

Hippopotamus Restaurant is located on level 3 of the QT Wellington - take in views of the stunning Wellington harbour while you treat your taste buds to beautifully presented and delicious fine cuisine.

Award winning Executive chef Jiwon Do has designed a selection of menus from light lunches to sumptuous degustation dinners.

Hippopotamus Restaurant and Cocktail Bar is the perfect choice to commence, or finish, a night out with friends – featuring a stunning bar setting and original cocktails from our dedicated barmen.


Hot Sauce

QT Wellington cranks up the cool with Asian inspired dishes and banging cocktails; an ideal spot for lazy afternoon grazing, vibrant evening dining or a cheeky nightcap…or three. From pulled pork baos to beef tataki, Hot Sauce offers traditional Singaporean, Japanese, Korean and Thai flavours with a contemporary twist.

Services & facilities

  • TV/DVD
  • Air conditioning
  • 24 hour reception
  • Smoking area
  • Lift/elevator
  • Sky TV
  • Heating
  • Valet parking
Food & drink
  • Bar/lounge
  • Kitchenette
  • Tea & coffee facilities
  • Mini-fridge
  • Restaurant
  • Mini-bar
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Gym
  • Spa
  • Concierge
  • Business centre
  • Dry-cleaning
  • Room service
  • Safe for valuables
  • Luggage storage